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ANZAC DAY – LEST WE FORGET

ANZAC DAY – LEST WE FORGET

LEST WE FORGET – three words that will be heard across Australia tomorrow as we join together as a nation to pledge to never forget the service and sacrifice of those who have served and their families. Waltzing Matilda with Last Post Spirit of the ANZACS...

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Korean War Veterans Honoured

Korean War Veterans Honoured

The Australian Government encourages all Australians to take a moment tomorrow to honour those who served in the Battle of Kapyong and the Korean War. In April 1951, the 3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment was positioned in Kapyong Valley as part...

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Government ‘War Powers’ Inquiry hands down report

Government ‘War Powers’ Inquiry hands down report

The Defence Subcommittee of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade has completed its examination on how Australia makes decisions to send service personnel into international armed conflict.  Australian soldiers prepare...

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ADF Transition Guide

ADF Transition Guide

The Defence Force Transition Program (DFTP) offers individual assistance to permanent, full-time and Reserve members. Access to the DFTP is provided by your transition coach and programs are available for up to 24 months post-transition. READ the Transition Guide...

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Warrior Poet – Duty and Consequence

Warrior Poet – Duty and Consequence

“March the guilty b—s in” was once said with much humour. It referred to a weekly phase of administration in barracks when soldiers charged with a military offence were paraded with armed escort before their  Commanding Officer to determine guilt or...

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RCB Update – DHAAT Second Hearing 3-4 April 2023

RCB Update – DHAAT Second Hearing 3-4 April 2023

The second hearing for the Tribunal’s inquiry into medallic recognition for service with Rifle Company Butterworth will be held in Brisbane on Monday and Tuesday at the Royal On The Park 152 Alice Street. It will be livestreamed from the Tribunal’s...

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DFRDB UPDATE – March 2023

DFRDB UPDATE – March 2023

Federal Court Hearing We still don’t have a decision but received this from Justice Perry’s Associate: “Justice Perry is aware that judgment has been outstanding for some time. Unfortunately, while her Honour had intended to address this judgment over the January...

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